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Does potato really help with leg cramps?

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Yes, it does. Contrary to the popular misconception that potato has only carbo...
How can I use Splenda as a sugar substitute?

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Splenda contains sucralose, an artificial sweetener that is sweeter than sugar...
How much caffeine does decaf coffee contain?

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Let not the name fool you! Decaffeinated coffee is not caffeine free. If ...
Can i substitute basil for antibiotic pills?

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You can use basil in addition to your antibiotic pills. Basil is a culinary he...
Yes, it can. Purple mangosteen provides several health benefits. It contains x...
Does leek help relieve leg cramps?

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Yes, it does. Leg cramps is caused by the contractions of the leg muscle. This...
Sorghum molasses is also known as sweet sorghum syrup. It is made from sweet s...
Can garlic fight infections?

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Yes, garlic is a natural antibiotic. Studies have revealed that it has antibac...
Caffeine has properties to reduce pain. Therefore, it is used several pain rel...
Will eating orange suppress my appetite?

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Yes, it can. Bitter orange has proven to curb hunger. While orange contains a ...
Yes, you can. Leg cramps are sudden involuntary contractions of the leg muscle...
How can I use maltose as a sugar substitute ?

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Maltose is a type of sugar obtained from malting barley. Its sweetness is only...
How much caffeine do weight loss pills contain?

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Caffeine is believed to have properties that assist with weight loss. Hence, d...
Are there any harmful effects of eating gelatin?

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Gelatin is a protein-containing substance made from animal skin and bones. It ...
What are the harmful effects of cured meat?

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Cured meat is the meat preserved by means of adding salt, sugar, nitrite, and ...
Can anyone tell me some common uses of bergamot oil?

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Bergamot oil is extracted from a citrus fruit bearing tree, called citrus berg...
Please tell me different ways to use apricot oil?

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Apricot oil is obtained by pressing the kernels of apricot. The oil is rich in...
What are the common uses of ajowan oil?

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Ajowan oil is a type of essential oil mainly found in nuts variety. It has thy...
May I know if hazelnut oil contain lignan?

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Hazelnut oil do not contain lignans as it is more rich in alpha-hydroxy acids ...
Does corn oil contain lignan?

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Yes, it is true that corn oil contain lignin. Along with good proportion of om...
Yes, pineapple juice is somewhat helpful in maintaining your kidney in good co...
Star fruit is native to Sri Lanka and is highly nutritious for healthy individ...
What is the shelf life of rapeseed oil?

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The subtle taste of rapeseed oil is the indication of its best preservation. Y...
I am afraid not, peanut in any form can prove detrimental for thyroid patients...
Watercress is profoundly used as an aphrodisiac and as a wonder herb for thyro...
Here are the reasons on why you should think of including peaches in your frui...
Are radishes helpful in hypothyroidism?

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Georgetown research indicates that having a cup of radish juice twice on the w...
No, ham making does not require bacteria or fungi. Ham is a cut of meat taken ...
No, pie does not require yeast for preparation. While yeast is used in some ba...
Cakes can be made with or without the usage of yeast, which is a fungi. Tradit...
What are the health benefits of poi?

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Poi is a Polynesian food made from taro root. It is widely consumed in Hawaii ...
No, preparation of frozen vegetables does not make use of bacteria or fungi. &...
What are the health benefits of Yakult?

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Yakult is a branded probiotic drink first made in Japan by using skimmed milk ...
No, preparation of milk does not require the use of bacteria. While ...
What are the health benefits of kimchi?

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Kimchi is a traditional Korean dish consisting of pickled vegetables, usually ...
Is raw asparagus better than cooked asparagus?

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Studies indicate that cooked asparagus is better, nutrition wise. While raw fo...
No, preparation of margarine does not require bacteria or fungi.  It is p...
What are the health benefits of hákarl?

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Hakarl is an Icelandic food that is made from Greenland shark. It is cured by ...
Is raw cardoon better than cooked cardoon?

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Cardoon is a thistle-like plant, grown in the Mediterranean region. The flower...
No, you do not have to use bacteria or fungi to prepare pasta. Learn how to co...
No, preparation of canned vegetables does not require bacteria or fungi. You c...
Fermented fish is a traditional dish made in several cuisines across the globe...
What are the health benefits of bagoong?

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Bagoong is a seafood condiment made in the Philippines. It is made by fermenti...
Is raw cabbage better than cooked cabbage?

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Cooked cabbage is better with respect to both nutrition and taste. This vegeta...
People prefer the cooked version, taste wise. However, it can be consumed raw ...
There are 2 main brands that manufacture and sell amos cookies, they are:- 1)...
Here are a few of the well-documented health benefits of genetically modified ...
Is black cohosh an immune system booster?

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Yes, black cohosh can be used to boost immune system in variety of ways:- -&n...
Does black walnut act as an anti-parasite food ?

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Black walnuts are strongly anti-parasitic in the following ways:- - alkaloids...
Cayenne peppers are one of the best treatment for intestinal worms and tapewor...